University College Utrecht has two independent, affiliated student organisations:

Graduates may join a third organisation after graduating: the University College Alumni Association (UCAA). 

Other student organisations

Student organisations are an important part of the student life in Utrecht. There are over 150 student organisations in Utrecht, including organisations for hobbies and interests, social associations, sports clubs and orchestras.

  • Do you want to become a member? Click on overview of the organisations.
  • Are you a study board member in a student organisation? Go to

You may also choose to get involved at the Utrecht University level: the University Council.

The University Council is the central representative body of Utrecht University. The Council serves the interests of students and staff.

More information is available: University Council.


If you want to get involved in a governing or representative body at Utrecht University, you may qualify for financial support from the University in the form of a compensation for board activities.